Aug 29, 2015

Scientists Venture Into Deep Cave for Its Super-Pure Water

Scientists Venture Into Deep Cave for Its Super-Pure Water

Hundreds of feet beneath the Black Hills, a team of scientists and researchers snake through dark, narrow and silent corridors of ancient rock to reach their goal: what is thought to be some of the purest water...

Aug 29, 2015

Not as Hot This Weekend

Not as Hot This Weekend

After hot temperatures this past week, the weekend will offer some relief. Meteorologist Anthony Slaughter details a major cool down for the Bay Area this weekend into next week.

Aug 29, 2015

Usain Bolt Sweeps Worlds, American Sets Decathlon Record

Usain Bolt Sweeps Worlds, American Sets Decathlon Record

Dispelling two years of doubts, Usain Bolt won three sprint gold medals this week for an overall world championship record of 11, anchoring the Jamaican 4x100-meter relay team with free-flowing, giant strides...

Aug 29, 2015

Turkish Jets Join US-Led Coalition Airstrikes Against ISIS

Turkish Jets Join US-Led Coalition Airstrikes Against ISIS

Turkey says its jets have carried out their first airstrikes as part of the U.S.-led coalition against the Islamic State group in Syria. After months of wavering, Turkey agreed to be more actively engaged in the...

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Bystander Fatally Shot During Undercover Arms Deal Probe

Bystander Fatally Shot During Undercover Arms Deal Probe

A 61-year-old bystander who was shot Friday by undercover police chasing after alleged an illegal firearms dealer near New York City has died, authorities said. The shooting occurred at about 4 p.m.

Aug 29, 2015

10 Years Later, Thousands Still Live With Katrina Damage

10 Years Later, Thousands Still Live With Katrina Damage

Pulling up to Jerry Reed's house in St. Roch neighborhood is like stepping back in time to August 2005, when Hurricane Katrina ripped through the area, devastating everything in its path.

Aug 29, 2015

Thai Police Arrest Suspect in Bangkok Tourist Shrine Bombing

Thai Police Arrest Suspect in Bangkok Tourist Shrine Bombing

Police in Thailand arrested a suspect in the deadly Bankok bombing that killed 20 people at a crowded Shrine earlier this month. National police spokesman Prawut Thavornsiri told Reuters that the suspect...

Aug 29, 2015

Egypt Sentences Al-Jazeera Reporters to Prison

Egypt Sentences Al-Jazeera Reporters to Prison

An Egyptian court sentenced three Al-Jazeera journalists to three years in prison in a long-running trial criticized by press freedom advocates worldwide. Judge Hassan Farid said he issued his verdict in...

Aug 29, 2015

Obama Appoints First Special Envoy for Hostage Affairs

Obama Appoints First Special Envoy for Hostage Affairs

President Barack Obama appointed the country's first special envoy for hostage affairs following a review of the government's current hostage policies, the White House announced on Friday. Former State...

Aug 29, 2015

Sarah Palin Lobs Softballs at Donald Trump, Ted Cruz, Jeb Bush

Sarah Palin Lobs Softballs at Donald Trump, Ted Cruz, Jeb Bush

Sarah Palin hosted Republican candidates Donald Trump, Jeb Bush and Ted Cruz on her show, "On Point with Sarah Palin," for a friendly interview Friday that steered clear of the tough questions they faced...

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Bail Bondsmen Arrested in Sweep

Bail Bondsmen Arrested in Sweep

Law enforcement is calling it a historic raid on the bail bonds industry in the Bay Area. So far, 18 bail bondsmen have been arrested and more arrests are expected. The NBC Bay Area Investigative Unit was first...

Highway 101 in Burlingame Reopened

Highway 101 in Burlingame Reopened

Traffic was snarled on the Peninsula for several hours Saturday after a tractor-trailer struck a power pole overnight, prompting U.S. Highway 101 to be closed in both directions in Burlingame.

Police Investigate Overnight Shooting on I-880 that Injured 3

Police Investigate Overnight Shooting on I-880 that Injured 3

Police are investigating a Friday night shooting on Interstate Highway 880 in Oakland that injured three people.

37 New, Eco-Friendly Muni Buses to be Rolled Out in September

37 New, Eco-Friendly Muni Buses to be Rolled Out in September

Thirty-seven new public buses, anticipated to be more eco-friendly and reliable, will arrive on San Francisco streets in September, San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee and the San Francisco Municipal Transportation...

Suspect Charged in Killing of Texas Sheriff's Deputy

Suspect Charged in Killing of Texas Sheriff's Deputy

A 30-year-old man has been charged with capital murder in the fatal shooting of a deputy at a suburban Houston gas station, the sheriff's office said Saturday afternoon, NBC News reported. Shannon J. Miles, 30,

Neighbor Helps Neighbor Finish Roofing Job

Neighbor Helps Neighbor Finish Roofing Job

If you've ever replaced a roof, or simply watched someone do it, then you know can be tiring. It’s even harder for one man, especially an older one. David Perez saw his neighbor having trouble finishing...